Archive for October 10th, 2005

Oct 10, 2005

CCD failures: the bigger picture

Source: imaging resource
Written By Michael R. Tomkins, The Imaging Resource

Visitors to this site ( will doubtless have noticed a common thread across several of our recent news items: We’ve reported on digital camera service advisories from no less than four manufacturers, with all four offering to fix certain problems experienced by their customers regardless of warranty status.

Oct 10, 2005

Affordable Dual-Core

AMD comes out ahead in our first lab tests of mainstream dual-core systems. Plus: Hands-on with the new 64-bit Celeron and Sempron chips.

Source: PC World
Written By Kirk Steers

Have you been lusting after a dual-core processor but are unwilling to pay the premium price? Your wait may be over. New dual-core CPUs from AMD and Intel are showing up in desktop systems priced around $1500, within the budget of mainstream computer users. Our first tests of such systems indicate that dual-core chips provide good value.